Seven Guideposts to Good Design A survey of changing sexual attitudes in the United States, including comments on the personal and sociological significance of the changes portrayed. Features viewpoint of Dr. Mary S. Calderone, executive director, Sex Information and Education Council of the U.S. Topics: Industrial design, Industrial design
Stresses the year-by-year changes in the automobile and the reasons behind the changes. Shows color reproductions of old and restored models of cars which were pioneers in the history of American automobile transportation. We digitized and uploaded this film from the A/V Geeks Archives. Email us at firstname.lastname@example.org if you have questions about the footage and are interested in using it in your project. Topics: automobile, design
How various media affect the way people live and think is explored in this informative magazine-style survey that includes documentary, animated and dramatized segments. In 'Media' virtually every object in the man-made environment has been fashioned not only to serve a function but also to carry a message. Fashion designer, Bill Blass, is host and shows how clothes make a statement about the people wearing them. Viewers also learn tricks of the trade from graphic designer Milton Glaser and... Topics: design, television, media, media probes
Shows young people leading meaningful lives, undaunted by cerebral palsy or by the effect of people's attitudes and major architectural barriers Topics: Cerebral palsy, People with disabilities, Barrier-free design, Barrier-free design, Cerebral palsy,...
An interview under the "Ecology Emerges" project of oral histories on the arc of environmentalism, ecology, environmental and social justice, running from the 1950s to the 2000s. Sam Schuchat is the executive director of the California Coastal Commission and has been something of an "undeveloper" as he put it, facilitating a number of initiatives from the state agency. Topics: ecology, Ecology Emerges, urban agriculture, economic growth, environmentalism, environmental...
Part of the "Ecology Emerges" oral history interviews covering the last 50 years history of Bay Area ecological activism, from conservation to environmental justice. Kirsten Schwind is a director of Bay Localize, a project spanning a number of ecological intiatives in planning, transportation, community development, urban agriculture and sustainability. Topics: ecology, Ecology Emerges, urban agriculture, economic growth, environmentalism, environmental...
With study guide Discusses the harmony in nature and in the creative works of man and explains how harmony may be achieved in art by limiting, repeating, and relating objects, colors, and shapes Topics: 16mm Film, Educational Film, Harmony (Aesthetics), Composition (Art), Color (Design), Art... Source: Lasergraphics ScanStation
A retrospective view of the 1951 Festival of Britain on the South Bank with special reference to design and architecture favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 3 reviews ) Topics: Festival, Britain South Bank Exhibition, design, architecture
With study guide Explains that every surface has texture and that an object may have several textures. Points out that we learn about textures by touching the surfaces of objects and looking at the way light reflects from these surfaces. Shows how man uses paints, tools, and materials to change the texture of surfaces Summary Explains that texture is a basic visual element important to all art and that close observation of surfaces helps to develop an appreciation of textural qualities. Shows... Topics: 16mm Film, Educational Film, Surfaces (Technology), Visual arts, Texture (Design), Texture... Source: Lasergraphics ScanStation
Executive producers, Paul Burnford, Jack Stoops Variation in dark and light is called value. Value can be a natural part of any object, or it can be created by controlling the way in which light strikes the object. Artists can vary value in color by adding black or white, or by selecting contrasting dark or light color values. Sculptors create value by the way they form the surface to catch light and cast shadows. In all ages, and in many materials, artists have created value contrasts. Their... Topics: 16mm Film, Educational Film, Light, Shades and shadows, Light (Design), Art appreciation, Visual... Source: Lasergraphics ScanStation